Brodie decides to go down to the Blackwater to look for Paulines shoe. While there he meets Otis's mother. She talks to him about Otis, and Brodie tells her how he hopes Otis is okay.
Brodie's on his way home where he meets Hannah. She asked him if he would join her for cereal. He politely declines and starts walking away. She follows him and discusses the details of the Blackwater incident. When he gets home, there's a surprise waiting for him, a note that says, "TELL."
Brodie has found a not on his front door that says one word "TELL" He tells Alex of everything that happened. Later on, they learn that someone had seen Pauline and Otis when Brodie pulled Pauline off the Toadstool, but they never saw Brodie OR Alex.